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PROGRAM BY GENRE: Historical Fiction
Monday, May 14 2012
Everyone’s a Critic: Food and Culture in a Digital Age Code: SR6  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: , Historical Fiction, Food

Charlotte Wood and Elizabeth Meryment talk to Geordie Williamson about the new digital age, where everyone’s a critic.

Monday, May 14 2012 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Ticketed (see details)
Carrington Hotel, Katoomba, 15-47 Katoomba Street, Katoomba  read more >
Tabloid: David McKnight on Murdoch  * SOLD OUT * Code: 3  |  Type: Conversation   |  Genres: Historical Fiction, , Biography & Memoir, Publishing Industry, Feminism, Politics & Current Affairs, Business & Economics

David McKnight discusses his book on Rupert Murdoch’s political power with Jonathan Holmes.

Monday, May 14 2012 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Ticketed: $20/$15
State Library of NSW, Metcalfe Auditorium, Macquarie Street Wing, Macquarie Street, Sydney  read more >
 
Thursday, May 17 2012
The Forest for the Trees: Writers & Publishing in 2012  * SOLD OUT * Code: W18  |  Type: Workshops   |  Genres: Publishing Industry, Historical Fiction, , Fiction

Chad Harbach, Paul Baggaley (Picador UK), Elliot Perlman and other industry identities speak on the state of publishing today.

Thursday, May 17 2012 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Ticketed: $35/$25
State Library of NSW, Metcalfe Auditorium, Macquarie Street Wing, Macquarie Street, Sydney  read more >
Journalism 2.0 Code: 27  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: , Historical Fiction, Feminism, Business & Economics, Politics & Current Affairs, Publishing Industry

Journalist Heather Brooke joins tabloid supremo Alex Mitchell in canvassing the limits in the digital age.

Thursday, May 17 2012 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Free, no bookings
Sydney Dance 2, Pier 4/5, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
MYOB Code: 47  |  Type: Conversation   |  Genres: , Historical Fiction, Politics & Current Affairs, Feminism

Should politics control the Internet or imitate it? Heather Brooke talks to Waleed Aly about the question of our time.

Thursday, May 17 2012 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Ticketed: $15/$10
Pier 2/3 Main Stage, Pier 2/3, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
Is Code Poetry? Code: 54  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: Historical Fiction, Poetry

Anna Gibbs, Mark Pesce and Benjamin Laird talk to Jeff Sparrow.

Thursday, May 17 2012 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Free, no bookings
Bangarra Mezzanine, Pier 4/5, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
 
Friday, May 18 2012
Jeff Jarvis: Let Freedom Reign Code: 100  |  Type: Author Talk   |  Genres: Historical Fiction, , Business & Economics, Politics & Current Affairs, Publishing Industry, Feminism

Jeff Jarvis is on a mission to keep the Internet free. Join him for this talk introduced by the ABC’s Mark Scott.

Friday, May 18 2012 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Ticketed: $20/$15
Wharf Theatre 2  read more >
Modified Tweet Code: 113  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: Historical Fiction, , Politics & Current Affairs, Feminism, Business & Economics, Art & Design

@CatherineDeveny, @KathyLette and @Colvinius talk Twitter with @drplainenglish.

Friday, May 18 2012 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Ticketed: $15/$10
Wharf Theatre 2, Pier 4/5, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
 
Saturday, May 19 2012
PIPA SOPA (If You Have to Ask...) Code: 138  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: Publishing Industry, Historical Fiction

Thomas Tudehope, Jeff Jarvis and Zoë Rodriguez on US efforts to protect copyright.

Saturday, May 19 2012 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Free, no bookings
Sydney Dance 1, Pier 4/5, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
Imagined Futures Code: 184  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: Business & Economics, Historical Fiction, , Politics & Current Affairs, Feminism

Can Europe be saved? Loretta Napoleoni and Heather Brooke talk to Miriam Cosic.

Saturday, May 19 2012 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Free, no bookings
Wharf Theatre 2, Pier 4/5, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
 
Sunday, May 20 2012
Zine Fair Code: 197  |  Type: Special Event   |  Genres: Feminism, Fiction, Publishing Industry, Historical Fiction, , Poetry

Buy, sell, swap or simply browse at one of the largest zine fairs in the Southern Hemisphere.

Sunday, May 20 2012 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM Free, no bookings
Museum of Contemporary Art, 140 George Street, The Rocks  read more >
iSpy Code: 221  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: Publishing Industry, Feminism, Historical Fiction, Business & Economics, Politics & Current Affairs

Stilgherrian and Thomas Tudehope tell Marc Fennell what can happen with the information we share online.

Sunday, May 20 2012 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Free, no bookings
Bangarra Theatre, Pier 4/5, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
Who’s Hacking Who? Code: 236  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: Historical Fiction, Feminism, Publishing Industry, Biography & Memoir, Politics & Current Affairs, Business & Economics,

Mark Colvin, Robert Manne and David McKnight tell Richard Aedy what's fair in the pursuit of news.

Sunday, May 20 2012 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Free, no bookings
Sydney Dance 2, Pier 4/5, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >